Nairobi Gymkhana Club Ground

Nairobi, Kenya
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With a capacity of 7,000 it hosted its first ODI between Kenya and Sri Lanka on September 28, 1996. Eleven years later it made its T20 debut as well when Kenya played against Bangladesh on September 1, 2007. One of the main cricket venue in the country, and the biggest ground in Kenya, it is home to one of Kenya's oldest and most influential clubs, the Gymkhana. It is situated 5500 feet above sea level making it the highest ground in Kenya. It was the grants provided by the ICC that helped Kenya host the 2000 ICC Champions Trophy. A mixture of grass banking and wooden stands, with a media centre, it provides good accommodation to players and the public.


Ground Statistics

In:
Matches Played:
60
Matches Tied:
0
No Result:
1
Most Successful Team:
Kenya
Wins by Team Batting First:
26
Wins by Team Batting Second:
33
Most Prolific Batsman:
Steve Tikolo (756 Runs)
Highest Individual Score:
146 by Matthew Hayden
Most Prolific Bowler:
Steve Tikolo (30 Wickets)
Best Bowling Analysis:
6/23 by Allan Donald
Matches Played:
5
Matches Tied:
0
No Result:
0
Most Successful Team:
Pakistan
Wins by Team Batting First:
1
Wins by Team Batting Second:
4
Most Prolific Batsman:
David Obuya (152 Runs)
Highest Individual Score:
81 by Nazimuddin
Most Prolific Bowler:
Nehemiah Odhiambo (5 Wickets)
Best Bowling Analysis:
5/20 by Nehemiah Odhiambo

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